What are the typhoons that hit the Philippines 2013?

Super Typhoon Haiyan, also known as Super Typhoon Yolanda, made landfall in the Philippines on Nov. 8, 2013, as a Category 5 storm. It laid waste to the Visayas group of islands, the country’s central region and home to 17 million people.

How many typhoons were there in the Philippines 2013?

Typhoon Haiyan caused catastrophic damage and devastation to the Philippines as a Category 5 super typhoon, killing more than 6,300 people, making it one of the deadliest Pacific typhoons on record.

2013 Pacific typhoon season
Total storms 31
Typhoons 13
Super typhoons 5
Total fatalities 6,829 total

What was the name of the tropical storm that hit the Philippines in 2013 and killed over 6000 people?

On November 8, 2013, Super Typhoon Haiyan cut a devastating path across the central Philippines. More than 16 million people were affected across the Visayas region, where the storm is known as Yolanda.

Why is Philippines always hit by typhoon?

The Philippines is prone to tropical cyclones due to its geographical location which generally produce heavy rains and flooding of large areas and also strong winds which result in heavy casualties to human life and destructions to crops and properties.

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What are the deadliest and strongest typhoon that hit the Philippines?

Deadliest cyclones

Rank Storm Fatalities
1 “Haiphong” 20,000
2 Yolanda (Haiyan) 6,300
3 Uring (Thelma) 5,101–8,000
4 Pablo (Bopha) 1,901

What are the typhoons that hit the Philippines 2015?

Typhoon Koppu, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Lando, was a powerful and devastating tropical cyclone that struck Luzon in October 2015.

Typhoon Koppu.

Typhoon (JMA scale)
Formed October 12, 2015
Dissipated October 21, 2015
Highest winds 10-minute sustained: 185 km/h (115 mph) 1-minute sustained: 240 km/h (150 mph)

What are the typhoons that hit the Philippines 2016?

Typhoon Haima, known in the Philippines as Super Typhoon Lawin, was the third most intense tropical cyclone worldwide in 2016.

Typhoon Haima.

Typhoon (JMA scale)
Typhoon Haima at peak intensity approaching the Philippines on October 19
Formed October 14, 2016
Dissipated October 26, 2016
(Extratropical after October 22)
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